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I am the Web Producer for HealthCentral's Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer and Sleep Disorders sites.

Hepatitis A,B and C: An Overview

The word “hepatitis” means inflammation of the liver and is also the name of the family of viral infections that affect the liver. The most common infections are hepatitis A, hepatitis B and hepatitis C, and they are caused by three different viruses. Each can result in similar symptoms, but they are transmitted differently and do not... Read moreChevron
posted 07/25/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Should You Have a Preventative Mastectomy to Help Protect Yourself Against Breast Cancer?

When faced with the possibility of breast cancer, some women opt to have a mastectomy to prevent further cancer. Angelina Jolie made news in 2013 when she chose to have a double mastectomy, not because she had breast cancer, but because she had a mutated gene that greatly increased her risk of developing breast cancer. Other women, with the same... Read moreChevron
Eileen Bailey

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Coping with Divorce

There isn’t any way around it. Divorce is painful. It hurts, deep down in your heart, more than you ever believed possible. Divorce isn’t just the end of a marriage. It is the death of your dreams and hopes. It puts an end to your idea of how the rest of your life is going to play out. It makes you question everything you believed in,... Read moreChevron
posted 07/15/2014, comments (0)|
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New Pelvic Exam Guidelines: What Should You Do?

What is a pelvic exam?   When a doctor performs a pelvic exam, she is looking at and feeling the size and shape of the external and internal reproductive organs. These include the vulva (outside), and vagina, uterus, ovaries and fallopian tubes (inside).     Why do you need one?   Though its efficacy and safety have... Read moreChevron
posted 07/14/2014, comments (0)|
Eileen Bailey

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Tips for Maintaining Your Identity in Relationships

When you first begin a relationship, you want to spend all of your time together. When you aren’t together you are thinking about the next time you will be. You want to do everything together. You might ignore your friends or put aside your interests to spend time with your new love. As the relationship continues, you might give up more of... Read moreChevron
posted 07/08/2014, comments (0)|

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